English Short Notes Adjectives Rules For SBI PO SBI Clerk 2016 All Exams
Here we are providing the short notes on English topic (Adjective), which will help you to revise whole syllabus For SBI PO – 2016, SBI Clerk – 2016, LIC,RBI,SSC CGL,SSC CHSL Exams.
Definition of Adjective: Simply we can say that Adjectives are describing words. Adjectives are words that describe or modify nouns.
Sizes: big, small, large, thin, thick
Shapes: triangular, round, square, circular
Colors: black, blue, white, green, red
Time: Yearly, monthly, annually
Ages: new, young, old, brand-new, second-hand
Sounds: Loud, noisy, quiet, silent
Tastes: juicy, sweet
Qualities: good, bad, mediocre
Now let’s have a look at the Rules on Adjectives:
In a comparison, the conjunction 'than' should be followed by 'any other' If a person / thing is compared with any other person / thing among some / many.
In comparisons, the monosyllable words like "hot / easy / tall / small" should not be used with more / most.
Elder / eldest should be used with the members of the same family.
Older/ oldest these comparative adjective denote the age of person / thing.
While comparing the objects, we should see that a noun is compared with another but not with some other word.
One, Two, Three etc. are called Cardinal Numbers.
First, Second, Third etc are called Ordinal Numbers.
In usage the Ordinal number is used in the First Place.
The following comparative adjectives should be used 'to' in comparison but not 'than'. (More / Most should not be used).
Interior / Superior / Junior / Senior / Anterior / Posterior etc.
After 'comparatively / relatively' an adjective under positive degree should be used.
After 'prefer / preferable' instead of than, 'to' should be used.
More / Most should not be used with 'excellent / unique / perfect / major / complete / round / golden etc.
When we compare two qualities in the same person, we should say
'Shivani is more wise than strong'
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